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River Soar

PUBLISHED: 11:54 08 May 2009 | UPDATED: 12:10 03 July 2013

River Soar

River Soar



The Soar is a pretty, mostly rural river that connects the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section) to the River Trent. Attractive river reaches alternate with artificial canal sections and a good supply of waterside pubs - as the waterway descends from Leicester through Loughborough to Trent Lock.26 miles 18 locksMaximum dimensions: length 72ft, beam 14ft 4in

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